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flyarm Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-20-07 02:29 PM
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67. seems to me Leahy could have issued a statement through one of his assistants!!
why the hell did he fly to DC?? what was the point of all of this??

another warning..warning alert..not even worthy of a "breaking M. vick .." commands more attention!!

warning number 3,999...warning warning alert!!



so now the WH has 2 1/2 more weeks to laugh at you...

don't bother calling up the rest of the Judiciary committee...and vote contempt ..nahhhhhhhhh

and as a parent if i parented this way and my teenager was allowed to get away with no accountability ..then my kids would have gotten away with all sorts of horrible behavior...

well same difference many times does this white house get to ignore the rule of law...?????????

and who the hell is ever going to hold them accountability?????????

shaking head here...


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  -LEAHY Flew Into DC This Morning: WH - FINAL - Deadline 2:30 pm Today-Or Contempt Of Congress? (TPM) kpete  Aug-20-07 09:35 AM   #0 
  - K&R  spanone   Aug-20-07 09:36 AM   #1 
  - Leahy- Don't give up!! Go get 'em. K&R  panader0   Aug-20-07 09:39 AM   #2 
  - PLS Sen Leahy stand up to these thugs!!!!! Enough already.  mod mom   Aug-20-07 09:40 AM   #3 
  - I wonder if C-Span III or II will carry it?  ThomWV   Aug-20-07 09:41 AM   #4 
  - Self followup - not on the schedule  ThomWV   Aug-20-07 09:48 AM   #10 
  - C-Span Radio  nosferaustin   Aug-20-07 01:27 PM   #58 
  - Yummy. Love some Monday morning muckraking.  progressoid   Aug-20-07 09:42 AM   #5 
  - We'll see. I don't get excited anymore.  acmavm   Aug-20-07 09:43 AM   #6 
  - right there with you on that one.  mopinko   Aug-20-07 09:47 AM   #7 
  - agreed. nt  tomp   Aug-20-07 10:40 AM   #22 
  - No-No-NO-TODAY *IS* Bush's DAY OF RECKONING!!!!  Dr Fate   Aug-20-07 11:07 AM   #30 
  - Bushy he ain't here!  rucognizant   Aug-20-07 11:55 AM   #38 
  - Surely you don't mean " Montebello, Ca "  jaysunb   Aug-20-07 01:14 PM   #55 
  - resort  enid602   Aug-20-07 01:50 PM   #64 
  - about 5 or 6 miles away.....  jaysunb   Aug-20-07 03:16 PM   #69 
  - Nope, it's Chateau Montebello in Quebec  Lasher   Aug-21-07 04:47 AM   #83 
  - I heard they had to pepper spray Bush's welcoming crowd up there!!  shaniqua6392   Aug-20-07 06:34 PM   #77 
  - Thanks.  bvar22   Aug-20-07 12:42 PM   #47 
  - Yes. I'm still waiting to see what happens with Condi ignoring her subpoena  DeeDeeNY   Aug-20-07 11:58 AM   #39 
  - If they don't show up THIS time...  whereismyparty   Aug-20-07 11:59 AM   #40 
  - Uh-huh. I'm sure it 's time for  Golden Raisin   Aug-20-07 01:05 PM   #53 
  - Expect a terror alert around noon n/t  IDemo   Aug-20-07 09:47 AM   #8 
  - Or some details of Jenna's wedding plans leaked around 1pm n/t  KansDem   Aug-20-07 10:08 AM   #12 
     - Is there really a difference? n/t  IDemo   Aug-20-07 10:26 AM   #16 
     - LOL. Nice one!  BornagainDUer   Aug-20-07 01:04 PM   #51 
     - Expect Rove to bash Hillary at 1:30. Leahy has no "sense of vacation" Bush has  L. Coyote   Aug-20-07 10:35 AM   #18 
  - It will be interesting to see what happens.  AndyA   Aug-20-07 09:47 AM   #9 
  - It's time to start throwing punches  catmandu57   Aug-20-07 11:02 AM   #27 
  - Punches? Don't make us sound like a bunch of insensitive meanies!!!  Dr Fate   Aug-20-07 11:13 AM   #32 
  - I haven't been following this as closely as I should have been doing.  pnorman   Aug-20-07 01:46 PM   #63 
  - And this time he really, REALLY means it!  Wednesdays   Aug-20-07 09:56 AM   #11 
  - He means it EVEN MORE than when he meant it LAST TIME.  youthere   Aug-20-07 12:22 PM   #45 
  - Did Leahy go alone? Will there be any other Senators in the hearing  napi21   Aug-20-07 10:09 AM   #13 
  - just thinking the same thing,  PRETZEL   Aug-20-07 10:26 AM   #17 
  - Probably not.  sofa king   Aug-20-07 01:04 PM   #50 
  - Yeah. Ok. I'll be waiting for the next final, final deadline.  Connie_Corleone   Aug-20-07 10:13 AM   #14 
  - Double secret final deadline. I got a hundred bucks  pokercat999   Aug-20-07 04:33 PM   #75 
  - and boy are his arms tired  Skink   Aug-20-07 10:15 AM   #15 
  - Press conference at 2:30pm -- should be interesting. n/t  quiet.american   Aug-20-07 10:36 AM   #19 
  - Where? CNN? CSPAN? n/t  Texas Explorer   Aug-20-07 10:38 AM   #20 
  - Is any live coverage scheduled anywhere?  ThomWV   Aug-20-07 10:39 AM   #21 
  - It's mentioned in an update at the end of the article - but no specifics on who will cover it. n/t  quiet.american   Aug-20-07 11:18 AM   #33 
  - time to stop playing games and slap some subpoenas  alyce douglas   Aug-20-07 10:45 AM   #23 
  - The Dick's F-bomb is coming back to haunt him  tridim   Aug-20-07 10:47 AM   #24 
  - kestrel predicts: Leahy will scowl and stamp his foot.  kestrel91316   Aug-20-07 10:53 AM   #25 
  - But when he goes down with the final knock-out punch, he will make it look convincing.  Dr Fate   Aug-20-07 11:03 AM   #29 
  - I predict your prediction will be proven to be correct  notsodumbhillbilly   Aug-20-07 11:25 AM   #35 
  - You were right!  notsodumbhillbilly   Aug-20-07 01:39 PM   #62 
  - Yes. Today is yet another day of reckoning. I will be FLABBERGASTED if nothing comes of this!!!  Dr Fate   Aug-20-07 10:59 AM   #26 
  - America waits until this afternoon to see if accountablity still exist  Lone_Star_Dem   Aug-20-07 11:02 AM   #28 
  - Don't look for any "bombshells"  radfringe   Aug-20-07 11:09 AM   #31 
  - Of course we have the votes - all it takes is a simple majority in the Committee  ThomWV   Aug-20-07 11:21 AM   #34 
     - getting the 2/3 vote needed to end debate  radfringe   Aug-20-07 11:28 AM   #36 
        - You forget, the "nuclear" option is now ours, not their's.  ThomWV   Aug-20-07 11:49 AM   #37 
           - But we might get our powder wet. n/t  Dr Fate   Aug-20-07 12:01 PM   #41 
           - it's not a question of having the power  radfringe   Aug-20-07 03:54 PM   #72 
  - Marcy (EmptyWheel) has some speculation on what this means here:  KoKo01   Aug-20-07 12:02 PM   #42 
  - the documents from the office of the vice president (?!?)  Amonester   Aug-20-07 12:29 PM   #46 
  - I don't suppose it'd be too much to ask to see Leahy use inherent contempt?  backscatter712   Aug-20-07 12:17 PM   #43 
  - Is this the final, final deadline? Or the final, Final, FINAL deadline?  paparush   Aug-20-07 12:20 PM   #44 
  - Now there's a flight I wouldn't have taken.  sofa king   Aug-20-07 12:55 PM   #48 
  - That can't happen until the committee gets back together  Greeby   Aug-20-07 01:01 PM   #49 
  - Let's get on with it....  femrap   Aug-20-07 01:05 PM   #52 
  - Well finally  lovuian   Aug-20-07 01:05 PM   #54 
  - Balls to the wall!  nradisic   Aug-20-07 01:14 PM   #56 
  - kick kick kick ~ no guts, no glory committee!  goclark   Aug-20-07 07:10 PM   #79 
  - Let's see if the 'media' shows any interest at all.....  spanone   Aug-20-07 01:18 PM   # 
  - I just posted on another thread that CNN  trashcanistanista   Aug-20-07 01:18 PM   #57 
  - Listen Now: 2:30 cspan (link)  NastyDiaper   Aug-20-07 01:33 PM   #59 
  - On CSPAN1 now  Blackhatjack   Aug-20-07 01:33 PM   #60 
  - "Time is up. Time is up."  bobthedrummer   Aug-20-07 01:37 PM   #61 
  - Awaiting (still) "inherent contempt" .... get on with it Senator Leahy ...  understandinglife   Aug-20-07 01:55 PM   #65 
  - I thought that one lady was going to ask about IC, but she didn't.  alfredo   Aug-20-07 02:33 PM   #68 
  - Well?????  lonestarnot   Aug-20-07 02:19 PM   #66 
  - seems to me Leahy could have issued a statement through one of his assistants!!  flyarm   Aug-20-07 02:29 PM   #67 
  - So w h e n e x a c t l y i s s o m e t h i n g  hisownpetard   Aug-20-07 03:43 PM   #70 
  - You're kidding, right?  whyzayker   Aug-20-07 03:45 PM   #71 
  - I think that because  Inuca   Aug-20-07 03:58 PM   #73 
  - This is just so sad  Truth2Tell   Aug-20-07 04:27 PM   #74 
  - What I can't get out of my head is that Leahy was  BornagainDUer   Aug-20-07 06:27 PM   #76 
  - So, how long will we have to wait for the Contempt of Congress charges?  in_cog_ni_to   Aug-20-07 06:59 PM   #78 
  - Congress comes back from recess on September 4  Lasher   Aug-21-07 05:15 AM   #84 
  - Whatever  SHRED   Aug-20-07 08:38 PM   #80 
  - game on  onewholaughsatfools   Aug-21-07 12:41 AM   #81 
  - We haven't seen one real move towards this yet. I'm sure it's just more sabre rattling.  Kablooie   Aug-21-07 01:01 AM   #82 
  - So, it's the next day. What happened?  GOTV   Aug-21-07 08:53 AM   #85 
  - Senator Leahy Flew Out Of DC This Morning.  Broadslidin   Aug-21-07 09:16 AM   #86 

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